WorldFish is an international, nonprofit research organization that harnesses the potential of fisheries and aquaculture to strengthen livelihoods and improve food and nutrition security. Globally, more than 1 billion people obtain most of their animal protein from fish and 800 million depend on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods. WorldFish is a member of CGIAR, a global research partnership for a food-secure future.
Post Name: Deputy Project Manager
Support the Project Manager in overall project management tasks including financial, administrative and other management and leadership activities of the project.
Provide timely strategic advice on project implementation.
Supervise timely financial reporting, budget tracking and resource allocation processes, including donor and internal reporting processes.
Coordinate purchase requests and service contracts with team members and World Fish Bangladesh finance personnel.
Supervise all arrangements/contracts with partner organizations.
Develop a healthy and supportive work environment for all team members, and manage internal conflicts, if required.
Ensure scientific & development lessons learned are captured by the organization and used for maximum benefit for the project.
Support the Project Manager in identifying and securing new partnerships with key organizations, both public and private.
Succeeds in ensuring the project reaches its small-holder income, nutrition and women’s empowerment and other goals as part of inclusive aquaculture sector growth brought about through a market system approach.
Ensures the quality of field activities of WF and partner field staff.
Ensures the on-time delivery of technical and financial reports to WorldFish, donors and others as needed.
Succeeds in delivering timely responses to queries and requests from World Fish senior management and donors.
Develops and expands professional networks and partnerships for the IDEA project.
Develops a high performing team that exemplifies international best standards with regards to equal rights and discrimination.